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  • Sequel panned

    Fifty Shades Darker was described as a painful experience – for the viewers.The Daily Mail’s Brian Viner panned the film, giving it a solitary one star out of five. “All things considered, if it weren’t for the S&M scenes, it would be an...

  • Of artists, refugees and shooting

    Of artists, refugees and shooting

    A legendary jazz guitarist on the run from the Nazis, a family trapped in a Syrian apartment as bombs rain down, and a shooting at a Madrid bar – those are some of the roughly 400 stories that will hit screens at this year’s Berlin Film...

  • Audrey Hepburn son sued by his mother’s charity

    Audrey Hepburn’s eldest son is being sued by a children’s charity he helped establish in his mother’s name. The Audrey Hepburn Children’s Fund is suing Sean Ferrer in Los Angeles Superior Court, claiming he has interfered with its plans to exhibit...

  • Prince Charles leads tributes to socialite Palmer-Tomkinson

    Prince Charles leads tributes to socialite Palmer-Tomkinson

    The Prince of Wales and the Duchess of Cornwall have led tributes to their close friend Tara Palmer-Tomkinson, who has died at the age of 45. The royal couple said they were “deeply saddened and our thoughts are with the family” after the former...

  • Satirical qarċilla full of innuendos and humour returns at Fort St Angelo

    Satirical qarċilla full of innuendos and humour returns at Fort St Angelo

    The traditional qarċilla is being held at Fort St Angelo on February 27 at 7pm, Heritage Malta said.  Il-Qarċilla is a poetic farce in Maltese which up to 100 years ago formed part of the carnival celebrations held in Valletta and was very popular...

  • Aretha Franklin to retire from full-time touring

    Aretha Franklin to retire from full-time touring

    Soul music legend Aretha Franklin says she plans to retire from full-time touring after she releases a new album in September. "I am retiring this year," the 74-year-old singer told a Detroit TV station in a telephone interview this week. "I will...

  • Traditional full-gun salute to commemorate feast of St Paul tomorrow

    Traditional full-gun salute to commemorate feast of St Paul tomorrow

    A traditional full-gun salute from Saluting Battery at the Barrakka Gardens in Valletta is being held by Fondazzjoni Wirt Artna at noon, to celebrate the feast of St Paul. The salute will be recreating an age old tradition when cannons were fired...

  • The next chapter of ŻfinMalta's UK debut

    The next chapter of ŻfinMalta's UK debut

    Malta's national dance company ŻfinMalta is making its UK debut this month. Martina Zammit takes you with the dancers on the journey. The Cast in Doncaster is a beautiful theatre, brand new and so warm. It's the first time we get to actually plot...

  • 2018 to be the European Year of Cultural Heritage

    2018 to be the European Year of Cultural Heritage

    The Council of the EU, represented by the Maltese Presidency, and the European Parliament have reached a provisional agreement on a decision that will establish 2018 as a European Year of Cultural Heritage. This initiative aims to raise awareness...

  • Carrie Fisher’s last role

    Carrie Fisher’s last role

    Carrie Fisher’s last TV role in the new series of Catastrophe will be a “bigger, chunkier part” than in previous episodes, the show’s co-creator Sharon Horgan has said. The show finished filming just days before the Star Wars actress had a heart...

  • Tributes flow in for Battlestar Galactica actor Richard Hatch

    Tributes flow in for Battlestar Galactica actor Richard Hatch

    Tributes have poured in for actor Richard Hatch, best known for his role on sci-fi series Battlestar Galactica, after his death from cancer. The 71-year-old died with his son Paul by his side following a battle with pancreatic cancer, his manager...

  • One Direction's Niall Horan reveals budget backpacking experience with family

    One Direction's Niall Horan reveals budget backpacking experience with family

    Multi-millionaire Niall Horan did his best to have an authentic backpacking experience during his time off - spending just €23 a night. The One Direction star, 23, took a break from the limelight to travel with two cousins early in 2016. He talked...

  • Zayn Malik hits back at critics after Twitter storm over girlfriend Gigi Hadid

    Zayn Malik hits back at critics after Twitter storm over girlfriend Gigi Hadid

    Pop star Zayn Malik has hit back after he was subjected to a backlash for rallying to girlfriend Gigi Hadid's defence. Hadid, 21, was criticised after her sister Bella, 20, posted a video of the model appearing to squint her eyes and smile while...

  • Mobile live streaming for Youtube vloggers with more than 10,000 subscribers

    Mobile live streaming for Youtube vloggers with more than 10,000 subscribers

    YouTube is to give mobile live streaming capabilities to any vlogger with more than 10,000 subscribers, the video service has announced. As part of an update to the app, any YouTube creator with a large enough following will be able to start a...

  • Madonna 'cleared to adopt twin girls by court in Malawi'

    Madonna 'cleared to adopt twin girls by court in Malawi'

    Singer Madonna has been granted permission to adopt twin girls from Malawi, it has been reported. The 58-year-old star is said to have been present in the courtroom when the High Court made the ruling in the capital Lilongwe. Following the ruling,...

  • Exhibition in UK tells story of 500 years of robot history

    Exhibition in UK tells story of 500 years of robot history

    An army of robots has invaded London's Science Museum on a mission to teach humans their 500-year-old history. Opening tomorrow, a major new exhibition explores humanity's centuries old quest to re-imagine people as moving, talking and thinking...

  • Kanye West appears to dump Trump with disappearing tweets

    Kanye West appears to dump Trump with disappearing tweets

    Kanye West, one of Donald Trump's biggest celebrity supporters, appeared to have deleted his tweets about his meeting last year with the then US president-elect in which the two discussed multicultural issues. The influential rapper's handful of...

  • Five nights of music, spectacle and laughs

    Five nights of music, spectacle and laughs

    The annual Italian music festival is back tonight, promising a bigger spectacle than usual. Host and creative director Carlo Conti has also convinced Maria De Filippi, well-known presenter of Mediaset, to accompany him on stage for the next five...

  • Watch: Controversial US migrant ad sets social media alight

    Watch: Controversial US migrant ad sets social media alight

      Relatively unknown US building materials supplier 84 Lumber set social media ablaze with its Super Bowl ad on a migrant Hispanic mother and daughter's journey to the United States, an advert initially rejected by Fox Television for being too...

  • David Bowie's drummer to perform at Malta Jazz Festival

    David Bowie's drummer to perform at Malta Jazz Festival

    American musician Mark Giuliana, lauded as one of the world's finest drummers, will be performing at the Malta Jazz Festival in July.  Giuliana and his jazz quartet will be playing at Ta' Liesse in Valletta on July 21, the organisers said in a...

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